Tour Options to take a hike in the mountain area of Balea Lake. The hike can be from easy to moderate. with spectacular views.
Balea glacial lake,
optional take a hike in the Balea Lake area.
Detailed tour description: The Transfagarasan road was built as a strategic military route, and it is the highest (2042m) and most dramatic paved road in Romania. It runs North to South across the highest sections of the Carpathian Mountains, the Fagaras Mountains, connecting the historic regions of Transylvania and Wallachia. The Fagaras Mountains are the highest mountains of Romania and the Carpathian range with highest peak Moldoveanu (2544m.) The road passes nearby Balea Lac, a natural glacier lake situated at 2035m altitude and it’s 360 meters long, 240 meters wide and 11 meters deep and Balea Waterfall with its 60 meters height being one of the most famous waterfalls in Romania.
Tour Duration: 10 h
Meeting point: Piata Sfatului Square (Info center), 8:00 AM.
Price: 85 euro/person (minimum 2 people, for 1 person the rate is as for 2 people)
Optional: 10 euro/person for the optional extension to visit Poienari Fortress, the real Vlad Tepes’ Residential Castle.
Operating period: between the 1st of July to 31st of October! For June, the tour might run with our confirmation upon accessibility due to high snow level.
Important: You have to make the booking 1 day in advance until 4 PM!